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Three Fingers Pointing Back

Posted: November 2nd, 2009 | Author: | Filed under: Uncategorized | No Comments »

People pointing towards a senior business man

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My Grandmother said to me, when you point a finger at someone, take a look at your hand because there are three fingers pointing back at you!!

I have often thought about that and it has been exceptionally useful over the years.  Many times I have been about to blame someone for something and then looked at myself and found that I am behaving just like them.  I see this very often in business.  Managers who are very quick to blame others and when you examine what they are saying, you find that the Manager is behaving in the same way. Read the rest of this entry »

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